We’re seeking an experienced senior communications adviser to hit the ground running in New Zealand’s largest Government organisation.
About The Ministry of Social Development
The Ministry of Social Development is the lead agency for the social sector. We help New Zealanders to help themselves to be safe, strong and independent.
About the Role
As a Senior Corporate Advisor – Communications, you will have the opportunity to work in a diverse portfolio of projects across the Ministry.
You will be part of a professional and busy team which plays a key role by developing communications that support the Ministry’s strategic direction and business goals. We work closely with the Chief Executive and the Leadership Team.
You will support a portfolio of clients and projects to develop and provide communications advice and solutions including strategies, plans and material to support policy and service delivery initiatives. Internal and stakeholder communications are a significant focus.
Skills and Experience
You will need to be a persuasive and confident all-rounder with a can-do attitude. You’ll have a proven track record of delivering high quality advice, experience in external and internal communications planning and implementation. You will be able to write for a variety of mediums, grasp complex concepts quickly and translate these into compelling stories using plain English. You will be able to think strategically across both traditional and new media channels.
How to Apply
To apply, click the ‘Apply Now’ button to upload your CV and cover letter, and complete the online application form. Note: Your cover letter will be a key part of our assessment process, so please highlight how your experience relates to the competencies listed in the position description.
All applications must be made online. If this is not possible or if you have any queries, please firstname.lastname@example.org.
Applications close Monday 25 November.